I stayed up all Saturday night, watching TV and then later chatting with Twum from around till when I finally went to bed. I woke up at , so I could check out from
After getting up to the 14th floor apartment and putting my luggage in my room, I chatted with Mrs. Kamal Sanyal for quite a while, before having lunch of Dal (a lentil soup), sliced okra, green beans, carp in mustard sauce, boiled rice, and a dessert of rice pudding with almonds, and shortbread-like cookies. I also learnt how to make rice pudding (by mouth). The trick is to cook the rice in the milk, instead of boiling it in water and then later adding the milk. J I was quite tired as per my all-nighter, so I took a nap, and was woken up at by Naran, the man who works for my host. He gave me water and coffee, and then I went back to bed till .
After waking up I watched a little TV with Mrs. Sanyal, and we talked about the war in
So, for those of you worrying about me being all alone in a hotel, you can rest easy now, because I’m living in a lovely place now. I can see almost a third of the city from my windows!!